Neoallochernes garcianus (Banks, 1909)


Original combination: Chelanops garcianus


Genus type of Neoallochernes Hoff, 1947

Taxonomic references

Chelanops garcianus

Banks, 1909a: 147–148 original description

Dinocheirus garcianus (Banks):

Beier, 1932e: 139
Roewer, 1937: 302 (as Dinocheirus gracianus [sic])

Neoallochernes garcianus (Banks):

Hoff, 1947b: 500–502, figs 13–14
Harvey, 1991a: 604
Muchmore, 1992: 141
Armas, Alegre B., Barba D., Rodríguez-Cabrera, Alayón G. and Peréz G., 2017: 219
Harvey and Mahnert, 2019: 8, fig. 19

Distribution table

Realm: Neotropic

Type locality: Habana, La Habana, Cuba.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Habana 23.133333 -82.366666
Type repository
  • Lectotype male (on slide) (MCZ). Paralecotypes: 2 males (slides), 1 tritonymph (in ethanol) (MCZ)
Zoobank LSID


Banks, N. (1909a). New tropical pseudoscorpions. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 17: 145–148. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1932e). Pseudoscorpionidea II. Subord. C. Cheliferinea. Tierreich 58: i–xxi, 1–294. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (1991a). Catalogue of the Pseudoscorpionida. Manchester University Press, Manchester. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. & Mahnert, V. (2019). The status of the Central American pseudoscorpion genus Coprochernes Beier, a new synonym of Neoallochernes Hoff (Pseudoscorpiones: Chernetidae). Arachnology 18: 7–13. -- Show included taxa

Hoff, C.C. (1947b). The species of the pseudoscorpion genus Chelanops described by Banks. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 98: 471–550. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1992). Cavernicolous pseudoscorpions from Texas and New Mexico (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida). Texas Memorial Museum, Speleological Monographs 3: 127–153. -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C.F. (1937). Chelonethi oder Pseudoskorpione. In: Bronns, H.G. (ed.) Bronn's Klassen und Ordnungen des Tierreichs Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H., Leipzig 5(IV)(6)(1): 161–320. -- Show included taxa

Armas, L.F. de, Alegre B., A., Barba D., R.A., Rodríguez-Cabrera, T.M., Alayón G., G. & Peréz G., A. (2017). Arácnidos. In: C. A. Mancina and D. D. Cruz F. Diversidad biológica de Cuba: métodos de inventario, monitoreo y colecciones biológicas Editorial AMA: La Habana: 196–223. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2022-04-07 New taxonomic reference entry Harvey and Mahnert, 2019
2022-03-05 New taxonomic reference entry Armas, Alegre B., Barba D., Rodríguez-Cabrera, Alayón G. and Peréz G., 2017